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Sams Teach Yourself Tumblr in 10 Minutes by Bud E. Smith

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LESSON 2Signing Up and Setting Preferences for Tumblr

In this lesson, you sign up for Tumblr, review the preferences for your account, and make any needed changes.

Signing Up for Tumblr

It’s good to get signed up for Tumblr and make some early decisions before you spend too much time looking at existing tumblogs. By signing up first, you can subscribe to tumblogs you like within Tumblr and add favored content to your own tumblog.

Signing up for Tumblr is easy. Until you sign up, the home page of Tumblr is a big invitation to sign up, as shown in Figure 2.1.

Follow these steps to sign up for Tumblr:

1. On the Tumblr home page, enter the email address you want to use.

Don’t worry—your email address won’t be shown to your tumblog visitors based ...

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